New York 2015

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 // New York

The exclusive Goal Summit New York featured innovative leaders across all industries discussing challenges to organizational alignment, taking stock of what's working and what isn't, and gearing up for a more successful 2016. Catch up on what you missed and be sure to join us in San Francisco on April 14, 2016.



Bing Gordon

General Partner, KPCB

Kris Duggan

CEO, BetterWorks

Patrick Gormley

COO, Capco

Tali Rabin

Chief Human Resources Officer, Opera Solutions

Lucy Grayson Deland

COO, Paperless Post

Patrick Burlingham

SVP, Human Resources, Plated

Tim Staffa

Director of the Office of the CEO, Pact

Omar Divina

Head of BetterWorks NYC

Menaka Shroff

Head of Marketing, BetterWorks

Jim Priestley

Head of Revenue, BetterWorks

Daniel Chait

CEO and Co-Founder, Greenhouse


  1. 8:00 am

    Breakfast and Networking

  2. 8:30 am

    Welcome and Introduction

    Omar Divina, BetterWorks
  3. 8:45 am

    Level Up: Engagement and the Future of Work

    Longtime Electronic Arts exec and Amazon board member Bing Gordon will share insights on what the best companies do for their people, what separates the top organizations from the rest and why employee engagement should be a priority for all leaders in this fireside chat.

    Bing Gordon, KPCB & Kris Duggan, BetterWorks
  4. 9:30 am

    Upgrading Your Enterprise Goals

    An innovative Wall Street leader will discuss the power of enterprise goals for engaging and aligning teams, staying focused on the right work and ultimately driving more success across the board. In this fireside chat, Patrick will share how goal setting works Capco, and what changes he's making in 2016.

    Patrick Gormley, Capco, & Omar Divina, BetterWorks
  5. 10:15 am


  6. 10:30 am

    From 10 to 1,000: High-Growth Goal Setting

    Learn how leaders from some of New York's fastest growing companies manage teams in high-growth environments. In this panel discussion, they'll share the common challenges to alignment and engagement that come with growth, and how the right goals can help.

    Lucy Grayson Deland, Paperless Post, Patrick Burlingham, Plated, Daniel Chait, Greenhouse, Menaka Shroff, BetterWorks
  7. 11:15 am

    Align and Inspire

    For many companies, people are the most important strategic asset. In this panel, hear how two very different organizations approach people management, ongoing performance feedback and coaching with BetterWorks.

    Tali Rabin, Opera Solutions, Tim Staffa, Pact, Jim Priestley, BetterWorks
  8. 12:00 pm

    Closing Remarks

    Kris Duggan BetterWorks
  9. 12:15 pm

    Lunch and Networking


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5th Floor
New York, NY 10011
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